Homovanillic Acid, Quantitative, Urine

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: U/HVA
POE DESCRIPTION: URT HVA; U/HVA
CPT CODE:

83150-90

TURNAROUND TIME: 5-7 working days
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS:

Abstain from medication three days prior to collection.

CONTAINER TYPE:

24-hour urine bottle

Chemistry bottle #1 (no preservative)

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: 24-hour urine
MINIMUM VOLUME: Submit entire urine collection to the laboratory.
HANDLING INSTRUCTIONS: Keep refrigerated during collection.
REFERENCE RANGE: See Specialty Labs - Search Test Code 3946U

TEST SYNONYM(S):HVA; Urine Homovanillic Acid